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rub·ber

(rŭb'ĕr),
The prepared inspissated milky juice of Hevea brasiliensis and other Hevea species (family Euphorbiaceae), known in commerce as pure Para rubber; used in the manufacture of various plasters, tissues, bandages, and in other applications.

rubber

See condom.

rubber

Sexology
noun Condom (US).
 
Vox populi
noun Eraser (UK).
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Group G (n=32): the PLMA (The Laryngeal Mask Company, UK) was inserted using a Gum Elastic Bougie with rounded ends (Portex Tracheal Tube Introducer, Portex Ltd, UK) (Figure 1).
Gum Elastic Bougie guided insertion of Proseal[TM] laryngeal mask airway is superior to digital and introducer tool techniques.
Pharyngeal wall perforation: An unusual complication of blind intubation with a gum elastic bougie.
A more "failsafe" approach to difficult intubation with a gum elastic bougie.
The use of a gum elastic bougie in combination with a videolaryngoscope.
If digital insertion failed, the second attempt was with the laryngoscope-guided, gum elastic bougie-guided technique".
Insertion of the ProSeal LMA was successful at the first attempt in 237 patients using the digital technique and at the second attempt in eight patients using the laryngoscope-guided, gum elastic bougie-guided technique.
We found that the laryngoscope-guided, gum elastic bougie-guided technique was successful at the first attempt after failed digital insertion suggesting that this is a useful backup technique, as demonstrated in the supine position (13).